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  1. 102 People Have Died in Water-Related Disasters in Nepal in Past Week

    2 Aug 2016- 08:48 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Kathmandu Post The Home Ministry has said that a total of 102 people lost their life to water-induced disasters that occurred in different parts of the country since July 25. Home Minister Bhim Bahadur ...

    Local Press Report - 08/02/2016 - 08:48

  2. Nepali Army Drains One Meter of Water From Glacial Lake

    24 Jun 2016- 09:02 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Himalayan Times The Nepali Army has drained one metre of water from Imja Glacier Lake in Solukhumbu in three weeks under the 7.2 million dollar Community Based Flood and Glacial Lake Outburst Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 06/24/2016 - 09:02

  3. Nepal to Partially Drain Glacial Lake to Prevent Floods

    6 Jun 2016- 09:07 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Hindustan Times Nepali soldiers have kicked off efforts to partially drain a giant glacial lake near Mount Everest, fearing possible flooding that could threaten the lives of thousands, an army official ...

    Local Press Report - 06/06/2016 - 09:07

  4. Up to 80 Percent of Western Nepal's Winter Crops Damaged by Drought

    9 May 2016- 09:33 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Himalayan Times Due to the prolonged drought, 60 to 80 per cent of winter crops were damaged in the far-western region in the current fiscal, leading to an imminent food crisis. Climate Food Security ...

    Local Press Report - 05/09/2016 - 09:34

  5. One Year After Quake, Thousands Face WASH Challenges in Nepal

    27 Apr 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A year after two major earthquakes devastated the country, thousands of people throughout Nepal still lack adequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) access. In a statement issued on April ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2016 - 10:45

  6. Nepal Quake Affected Springs in Himalayan Foothills: Study

    25 Apr 2016- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A year after two major earthquakes devastated the Himalayan nation, many people in Nepal are threatened with the loss of the mountain springs that have been their main water sources. A study ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2016 - 10:57

  7. Nepalese Government's Water Resources Master Plan is Ready: Official

    18 Mar 2016- 08:58 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Kathmandu Post Inaugurating an annual Nepal National Water Week on Thursday, the government has prepared a water resources master plan incorporating sustainable management of water resources of Nepal, ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2016 - 08:58

  8. Nepal to Uphold Commitment to Meet Water Demand in Kathmandu Valley

    15 Feb 2016- 08:29 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Himalayan Times Minister for Water Supply and Sanitation Prem Bahadur Singh on Saturday said the Kathmandu Upatyaka Khanepani Limited (KUKL) had no choice but to fulfill the government’s responsibility to ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2016 - 08:29

  9. ADB Lends Nepal $90 Million for Water Supply Project

    8 Dec 2015- 08:19 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU Kathmandu Post The Asian Development Bank (ADB) sigend an agreement on Dec. 7 to provide an additional financing of 90 million US Dollars (approximately Rs 9.54 billion) to the government of Nepal for the ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2015 - 08:19

  10. Villagers in Four Quake-Hit Districts in Nepal Still Without Water

    5 Nov 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal Tens of thousands of residents in Nepal’s Nuwakot, Kavre, Ramechhap and Dolakha districts are facing drinking water shortages because the country’s Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Division ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2015 - 10:06

  11. Only Half of Needed Funds Provided for Nepal Quake Relief: OCHA

    27 Jul 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal Only $210 million USD-- about half of the $422 million USD humanitarian appeal launched to help Nepal in the wake of last April’s devastating earthquake-- has been received to date, the United ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/27/2015 - 10:18

  12. Monsoon Rains Increase Risk of Water-Borne Disease in Nepal: Plan International

    30 Jun 2015- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal Nepal’s monsoon season, which has brought heavy rains and landslides, is also increasing the risk of poor sanitation services and the spread of water-borne disease, particularly given the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/30/2015 - 10:49

  13. Heavy Rains Trigger Floods, Landslides in Nepal

    29 Jun 2015- 10:15 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU NDTV Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in the past three days have killed at least four people and submerged over two thousand houses in three districts of western Nepal. In a separate ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2015 - 10:15

  14. Doctors Warn of Potential Hepatitis E Outbreak in Nepal

    19 Jun 2015- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal An international group of doctors is warning of a potential hepatitis E outbreak in Nepal during the country’s monsoon season, which typically begins in July. The disease is spread through ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/19/2015 - 10:14

  15. Nepal Needs $100 Million to Restore Water, Sanitation and Hygiene to Pre-Quake Status

    15 Jun 2015- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal It will cost at least $100 million USD to restore water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services to pre-earthquake levels in those districts of Nepal that were hardest hit by the 7.8-magnitude ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/15/2015 - 10:00

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